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AP
February 27, 2020 - 11:55 am
A utility company will pay the largest criminal fine ever imposed for breaking a federal pipeline safety law _ $53 million _ and plead guilty to causing a series of natural gas explosions in Massachusetts that killed one person and damaged dozens of homes, federal officials said Wednesday.
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John Silva
January 16, 2020 - 1:14 pm
(Farmington, Conn./WTIC) - Thousands of Eversource customers are without power this afternoon. After approaching nearly 20,000 outages around 1 p.m., the number had dwindled to around 7,000 a half hour later. They were primarily in Avon, Farmington, and West Hartford. Eversource says the outages...
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AP
November 02, 2019 - 11:19 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Crews are still working to restore electricity to thousands of customers in southern New England after high winds and rains on Halloween night brought down trees and limbs, knocking out power across the region. Connecticut has the largest number of customers still without...
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Morgan Cunningham
April 24, 2019 - 1:08 am
PLAINFIELD, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ Eversource is replacing a telephone pole in Plainfield, after a family drove into it. Joseph Poudrier, his wife and four children were traveling down Shepard Hilll Road when their G.M.C. Denali lost braking power. Poudrier reported that the truck recently had a brake...
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